Wordlist: Personal hygiene basics - List 2

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flannel
 
a cloth used for washing one's body
 
towel
 
a cloth used for wiping, especially one used for drying anything wet, as a person after a bath
 
rub oneself down
 
the act of using a towel to dry a wet person after a bath
 
aftershave
 
a lotion, gel, or liquid used after finishing shaving
 
shaving cream
 
a substance, usually a foam or gel, that is applied to the face or wherever else hair grows, to provide lubrication and avoid razor burn during shaving
 
shaver
 
a tool or machine for shaving off hair
 
shave
 
to make bald by using a tool such as a razor or pair of electric clippers to cut the hair close to the skin
 
cream
 
an ointment or salve for the skin
 
suncream
 
an ointment or salve to protect your skin from sunburn
 
body lotion
 
a cleansing lotion designed for the body, to help keep the skin smooth
 
electric
 
of, relating to, produced by, operated with, or utilising electricity
 
shower gel
 
a commercial gel soap, used to wash oneself, especially in the shower
 
perfume
 
a substance created to provide a pleasant smell or one which emits an agreeable odor
 
deodorant
 
an odor-controlling cosmetic applied to the underarm to counteract odor from perspiration
 
spray
 
a fine, gentle, disperse mist of liquid
 
spray
 
to project a liquid in a dispersing manner
 
nail polish
 
a cosmetic lacquer applied to the fingernails or toenails
 
 
  • flannel
    • flannel, flannels['flænəl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a cloth used for washing one's body
    • Example:
      • The little girl has her own pink flannel.
      • Synonym(s):
        washcloth (AE)
  • towel
    • towel, towels['taʊəl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a cloth used for wiping, especially one used for drying anything wet, as a person after a bath
    • Example:
      • Can you hand me a towel, please? I'm all wet.
  • rub oneself down
    • rub oneself down(verb)
    • Definition:
      • the act of using a towel to dry a wet person after a bath
    • Example:
      • The mother usually rubs her daughter down.
  • aftershave
    • aftershave, aftershaves[ˈɑːf.tə(ɹ)ʃeɪv](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a lotion, gel, or liquid used after finishing shaving
    • Example:
      • His aftershave smells great.
  • shaving cream
    • shaving cream, shaving creams(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a substance, usually a foam or gel, that is applied to the face or wherever else hair grows, to provide lubrication and avoid razor burn during shaving
    • Example:
      • Oh no, I ran out of shaving cream!
  • shaver
    • shaver, shavers['ʃeɪvə(r)](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a tool or machine for shaving off hair
    • Example:
      • He wants a new shaver for his birthday.
      • Synonym(s):
        razor
  • shave
    • shave[ʃeɪv](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to make bald by using a tool such as a razor or pair of electric clippers to cut the hair close to the skin
    • Example:
      • I had little time to shave this morning.
  • cream
    • cream, creams[kɹiːm](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an ointment or salve for the skin
    • Example:
      • You look really sunburnt; you'd better put on some cream soon.
  • suncream
    • suncream, suncreams['sʌnkɹiːm](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an ointment or salve to protect your skin from sunburn
    • Example:
      • You need to put on suncream to protect your skin.
      • Synonym(s):
        sunscreen
  • body lotion
    • body lotion, body lotions(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a cleansing lotion designed for the body, to help keep the skin smooth
    • Example:
      • After every shower she puts on body lotion.
    • electric[ɪˈlɛktɹɪk](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • of, relating to, produced by, operated with, or utilising electricity
    • Example:
      • He prefers electric razors to shave himself.
  • shower gel
    • shower gel, shower gels(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a commercial gel soap, used to wash oneself, especially in the shower
    • Example:
      • Can you give me some of your shower gel? I forgot mine.
  • perfume
    • perfume, perfumes[ˈpɜːfjuːm](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a substance created to provide a pleasant smell or one which emits an agreeable odor
    • Example:
      • I love your perfume! It smells great.
      • Synonym(s):
        fragrance, scent
  • deodorant
    • deodorant, deodorants[diˈəʊdərənt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an odor-controlling cosmetic applied to the underarm to counteract odor from perspiration
    • Example:
      • Did you pack your deodorant?
  • spray
    • spray, sprays['spreɪ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a fine, gentle, disperse mist of liquid
    • Example:
      • I need some hair spray to keep my haircut as it's supposed to be.
  • spray
    • spray['spreɪ](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to project a liquid in a dispersing manner
    • Example:
      • Using a water cannon, the national guard sprayed the protesters.
  • nail polish
    • nail polish, nail polishes(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a cosmetic lacquer applied to the fingernails or toenails
    • Example:
      • She often wears pink nail polish.
      • Synonym(s):
        nail varnish (AE)
 

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flannel
towel
aftershave
shaver
shave
cream
suncream
electric
perfume
deodorant
spray
spray
 
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        flannel
        flannel
        shower gel
        shower gel
        perfume
        perfume
        spray
        spray+1
        shaver
        shaver
        nail polish
        nail polish
        aftershave
        aftershave
        towel
        towel
        deodorant
        deodorant
        cream
        cream
        suncream
        sun cream
        shaving cream
        shaving cream
        rub oneself down
        rub oneself down
        spray
        spray
         
         
         

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        spray
        to project a liquid in a dispersing manner
        shaver
        a tool or machine for shaving off hair
        suncream
        an ointment or salve to protect your skin from sunburn
        body lotion
        a cleansing lotion designed for the body, to help keep the skin smooth
        shaving cream
        a substance, usually a foam or gel, that is applied to the face or wherever else hair grows, to provide lubrication and avoid razor burn during shaving
        rub oneself down
        the act of using a towel to dry a wet person after a bath
        flannel
        a cloth used for washing one's body
        shave
        to make bald by using a tool such as a razor or pair of electric clippers to cut the hair close to the skin
        shower gel
        a commercial gel soap, used to wash oneself, especially in the shower
        towel
        a cloth used for wiping, especially one used for drying anything wet, as a person after a bath
        perfume
        a substance created to provide a pleasant smell or one which emits an agreeable odor
        deodorant
        an odor-controlling cosmetic applied to the underarm to counteract odor from perspiration
        nail polish
        a cosmetic lacquer applied to the fingernails or toenails
        cream
        an ointment or salve for the skin
        electric
        of, relating to, produced by, operated with, or utilising electricity
         
         
         

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        deodorant
        an odor-controlling cosmetic applied to the underarm to counteract odor from perspiration
        spray
        a fine, gentle, disperse mist of liquid
        nail polish
        a cosmetic lacquer applied to the fingernails or toenails
        sun cream
        an ointment or salve to protect your skin from sunburn
        rub oneself down
        the act of using a towel to dry a wet person after a bath
        towel
        a cloth used for wiping, especially one used for drying anything wet, as a person after a bath
        spray+1
        to project a liquid in a dispersing manner
        shave
        to make bald by using a tool such as a razor or pair of electric clippers to cut the hair close to the skin
        shower gel
        a commercial gel soap, used to wash oneself, especially in the shower
        flannel
        a cloth used for washing one's body
        shaver
        a tool or machine for shaving off hair
        aftershave
        a lotion, gel, or liquid used after finishing shaving
        shaving cream
        a substance, usually a foam or gel, that is applied to the face or wherever else hair grows, to provide lubrication and avoid razor burn during shaving
        body lotion
        a cleansing lotion designed for the body, to help keep the skin smooth
         
         
         
         

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